NHL Draft 2014: Pro Player Comparison and Scouting Report for Jake Virtanen

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Jake Virtanen, 6'1" and 210 pounds, scored 71 points for the Calgary Hitmen in the WHL last year.

Scouts love his heads-up play and willingness to play tough along with the offensive polish. He possesses crafty hands, a powerful stride and a dynamic shot from the left wing.

He's also won the Ivan Hlinka Gold Medal and the U-18 World Junior Championship bronze medal, so he knows about leadership.

Get more of his scouting report and see which pro player most closely bears his resemblance on the ice.